A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, southeast of the Loyalty Islands (0 miles). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 172.0079° East, -23.127° South. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Id of earthquake: us6000dj78. Event ids that are associated: us6000dj78. Exact time and date of earthquake 11/02/21 / 2021-02-11 15:15:41 / February 11, 2021 @ 3:15 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 15:15:41 / 3:15 pm (local time epicenter).
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two hundred and thirty-four, in the last 10 days two hundred and eighty-one, in the past 30 days two hundred and eighty-four and in the last 365 days two hundred and ninety-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: southeast of the Loyalty Islands.
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